Velho Barreiro Cachaca

Velho Barreiro differs from other Cachaca in that it is barrel aged for a short time. While the aging process does not drastically affect the color of this clear spirit, it does impart depth and flavor. Try it in your next Caipirinha. Caipirinha
1 whole Lime (cut into wedges)
2 tbls Sugar
2 oz Cachaca
Ice Directions: Wash the lime and roll it on the board to loosen the juices. Cut the lime into pieces and place them in a glass. Sprinkle with the sugar and crush the pieces (pulp side up) with a pestle. Add the cacha&964;a and stir to mix. Add the ice and stir again. Add additional sugar or Cachaca to taste.